Did you know…
In the Interior, where winter temperatures can dive deeply below zero, tomatoes are grown nine months of the year in greenhouses heated by natural hot springs
Alaska’s wild, sustainable commercial fisheries have produced over 181 billion pounds since statehood. This is worth an estimated $187 billion in 2018 dollars.
Alaska’s Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing sector ranks 3rd for rising job growth in Alaska
There are 229 tribes in Alaska – each indigenous Alaskan entity is diverse in culture, language, food, traditional way of life, and in traditional arts.
Alaska’s Craft Beer sales and production had an economic impact of $332 million on Alaska’s economy in 2019.
Fabricated Metal was among Alaska’s top 10 revenue generating manufacturing sectors – contributing $32.8 Million to Alaska’s economy in 2017.
Alaska is home to roughly 30 active boat and shipbuilding businesses.
From 2014 to 2020 the Textile & Fabrics industry exports in Alaska have increased by almost 300%
The Alaska Manufacturing Extension Partnership is the go-to resource for manufacturers in Alaska
Alaska MEP is leading the advancement of manufacturing in our state
The Alaska Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Center supports individual Alaska manufacturers
- Cost reduction
- Industry automation enhancements
- Manufacturing best practices
- Encouraging product and sales growth